Can-Am 3-Wheel Rider Education
Schoolcraft College is pleased to offer Can-Am Rider Education on behalf of Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP). This program consists of 3-wheel motorcycle education using the Motorcycle Safety Foundation’s 3-Wheel Basic RiderCourse (updated) curriculum. Can-Am provides new models of their Spyder and Ryker lineup for student use in this program. No privately owned 3-wheel motorcycles will be allowed in the course. The price of the course is currently $125 and subject to change per Bombardier Recreational Products. Registration information, course description, and dates are below.
Registration and/or re-scheduling can only be done online through the Can-Am Spyder Rider Education Program. Google Chrome is the recommended browser.
Registration cannot be completed by Schoolcraft College.
Registration or Program Questions?
Visit the Can-Am Website or contact them directly at (855) 257-3563
3-Wheel Basic Rider Course updated (3WBRCu)
If you have minimal experience or are unlicensed operating a three-wheel motorcycle, this course is for you. Develop your basic riding skills as you learn proper turning, shifting and braking. You have approximately 18 hours of instruction: eight (8) in the classroom, eight to ten (8-10) on the range, and two (2) in evaluation and testing. Three-wheel motorcycles will be provided. Sharing may be required. Successful completion allows a student to waive the Secretary of State written & riding skills test.
|Type of Class*
*Class Meeting Days and Times According to Type:
Weekend Class: Friday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, and Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Weekday Class: Day One and Day Two meet 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, and Day Three meets 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Weeknight Class: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm each day
Students must arrive on time and attend all class sessions. There are no make-up opportunities.
Students under the age of 18 are allowed to take the 3-Wheel Basic Rider Course (3WBRCu) starting at age 15 if they have a valid driver's license (Level 1 or higher). A parent or guardian must accompany the student to the first class meeting; parent signatures are required on some documents.
All Motorcycle Courses Require You to Have the Following:
- DOT-approved helmet
- Long sleeve jacket or heavy shirt
- Heavy duty long pants
- Eye protection - goggles or glasses (required even with a face shield helmet)
- Full fingered gloves
- Your ankles must be covered and the boot must have a hard sole. High heels or high-top tennis shoes are not permitted.
- Rain and cold weather gear, as needed
- Pencil or pen